IADE is a laboratory of creativity, talent and leadership recognised by society as a whole. It has encouraged students to put their own talents to the test, to believe in themselves, making them the best of the best, in their personal lives or in their future professional integration.

IADE today is a reference to teaching Creativity. It is also one of the best Design schools in Europe and a pioneer in Marketing, Advertising and Photography.

Founded in 1969, in Lisbon, it has been a pioneer in teaching Design in Portugal. Currently, it is the institution that trains the most students in this field, with an employability rate of 97 percent. In 2012, it gained the status of University Institute, a title which enabled the creation of a modern Doctoral programme in Design, focusing especially on creativity and internationalisation.

Since 2015, IADE has been a part of Laureate International Universities, the largest global group of higher education, whose mission is to offer higher education with a multicultural focus. Founded in 1988, Laureate has over 70 institutions in 25 countries and is also available online, with over a million students and more than 70 thousand collaborators.

Since 2016, IADE has been a part of Universidade Europeia, reinforcing its positioning as a creative school in Europe.

Currently, IADE grants academic Bachelor’s, Master’s, Doctoral as well as Post-Graduate Degrees in areas related to creativity: Design, Arts and Communication, Marketing, Advertising and Photography.

ACCOLADES

2017 - For the third year, IADE is featured as one of the top 50 Design schools in Europe in the Domus ranking.
2014 - IADE was awarded the DS Label by the European Commission.

The DS Label is a seal of quality which recognises and distinguishes the excellence and best practices of the institutions of higher education with regard to the implementation of the Diploma Supplement.

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Universidade Europeia

The Universidade Europeia is part of the largest global group of Higher Education - Laureate International Universities - and offers access to Student-centred quality education.

It stands out for its ability to innovate and for its differentiated academic model which is founded on the principles of quality, internationalisation and the proximity to business and the labour market.

The preparation of its students aims at making them the Global Professionals of the future, equipping them with all the tools they need to achieve professional success anywhere in the world.

Universidade Europeia grants academic Bachelor’s, Master’s and Doctoral Degrees, and also offers Post-Graduate courses in a host of areas such as Business, Law, Psychology, Human Resources, Marketing, Communication, Sports, Computer Science and Technologies, and it stands out as a leading establishment of higher learning in Hospitality and Tourism Management.

MISSION

Create global professionals.
Contribute to the development of a global society by preparing students, promoting an entrepreneurial attitude, based on the principles of social responsibility, internationalisation, excellence in research and employability.

VISION

To be a benchmark international University and the establishment of choice for students and employees.

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Campus

Open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

The Santos Campus has a privileged location in Lisbon's city centre with a breathtaking view over the Tagus River, offering its students an environment that seeks to enhance their creativity.

  • Study areas and communal spaces which intend to stimulate teamwork and foster university integration
    Class Rooms | Library | Study Rooms | Lounge
  • Services which aim at facilitating the students’ daily lives
    Food Corner | Copy Centre | Students Services | Virtual Campus | Free Wi-Fi
  • 15+ Laboratories with technological equipment which enables the implementation of an innovative teaching model
    MediaLab Studio | Game Studio / Project Factory | Photography Lab | 3D Lab | Digital Labs | Engineering Labs | IT Labs
Programs taught in:
  • English
  • Portuguese

This school also offers:

Postgraduate Diploma

IADE

Access to the labor market can be a difficult and time-consuming process. Even after we are working we do not always perform the functions that we would like, proving to ... [+]

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Access to the labor market can be a difficult and time-consuming process. Even after we are working we do not always perform the functions that we would like, proving to be often complicated to evolve and progress in the career. With this present difficulty, this Postgraduate course in Design for Creative Industries was created with the intention of facilitating entry into the labor market in an academic context. In this way, we intend to obtain the added value of working real cases and strong exposure to the agencies, as well as obtaining academic support from teachers to assist in the development of the project.

This course brings together a group of specialists in outstanding positions who will share the best practices applied in the market today, offering a notorious competitive advantage in later contacts with these agencies. The methodological approach to this postgraduate course will be imminently practical and based on PBL ( Project Base Learning ) according to the most current pedagogical practices.... [-]

Portugal Lisbon
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Portuguese
Part-time
9 months
Campus
IADE

Increasing demand for the creation of an online presence is a growing and cross-cutting opportunity for a multiplicity of industries and markets that increasingly need to ... [+]

Presentation

Increasing demand for the creation of an online presence is a growing and cross-cutting opportunity for a multiplicity of industries and markets that increasingly need to be represented or act in the digital world. About this, the trends in Web Design are evolving rapidly, as well as the techniques and tools of editing for the Web, making it urgent to invest in updating the skills that allow to act in a sustained and consolidated way for this same digital medium.

The objective of the Graduate in Web Development

We want to form Full Stack Designers ready to act in the current digital market!

RecipientsProfessionals from the creative and technological areas who wish to deepen their training in the development of products and / or business models for the Web;Professionals who want to develop knowledge and skills in the area of ​​UX - Utilization Experience - and user-centered interactive product development methodologies;Professionals who want to consolidate their career in the field of front-end techniques and technologies;Students of Communication, Design, Multimedia and Media Production;Students of Computer Engineering and Interactive Systems.DifferentiationProject-Based Teaching (PBL): From day one, the student is focused on developing his idea and materializing his own project.Internship: At the end of the course the student can gain access to a paid internship at Grandunion.Incubation: possibility of incubation of the idea and development of the project in Madan Parque.ECTS: credit of up to 30 ECTS and direct equivalence in curricular units in masters in IADE .Time / Duration... [-]
Portugal Lisbon
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Portuguese
Part-time
9 months
Campus
IADE

The Postgraduate in Photography and New Media enables students to create their brand, portfolio and reference content through Photography and Video. ... [+]

Presentation

In a world increasingly focused on online content we present a postgraduate degree that provides photography and video knowledge for social networks and web publishing.

The Postgraduate in Photography and New Media enables students to create their brand, portfolio and reference content through Photography and Video.

Bet on a technical clarification in the capture of images, in their editing / post production methods and their respective dissemination strategies.

Social networks, websites and blogs are the media of choice for many and the quality of videos and photos as well as their communication has been increasing, creating the need for professionals specialized in this new way of working visual content.... [-]

Portugal Lisbon
October 2019
Portuguese
Full-time
9 months
Campus
IADE

The goal of the Graduate in Web Design is to train full Web Design professionals. Professionals who combine technological and engineering knowledge with design knowledge ... [+]

Presentation

Increasing demand for the creation of an online presence is a growing and cross-cutting opportunity for a multiplicity of industries and markets that increasingly need to be represented or act in the digital world. About this, the trends in Web Design are evolving rapidly, as well as the techniques and tools of editing for the Web, making it urgent to invest in updating the skills that allow to act in a sustained and consolidated way for this same digital medium.

The goal of the Graduate in Web Design is to train full Web Design professionals. Professionals who combine technological and engineering knowledge with design knowledge and techniques, with the aim of presenting a creative, differentiating, functional and innovative response to this increasingly demanding and competitive market.... [-]

Portugal Lisbon
October 2019
Portuguese
Full-time
9 months
Campus

IADE - Universidade Europeia

Location address
Av. Dom Carlos | 4
Lisbon, Lisbon, 1200-649 PT